Animal Abuse and Domestic Violence – A Panel Event
NZALA is hosting a panel seminar event on the Link between animal abuse and domestic violence. The seminar is open to the public, and will be particularly helpful for family, criminal and prosecution lawyers, and professionals working with domestic violence issues.
The seminar features:
Anita Killeen who is published extensively and has lobbied parliament for law reform in this area.
Nicole Robertson, the RNZSPCA National Targeted Intervention Manager. She will speak on animal cruelty and its effect on the non-abusing parent and the children as well as the implications for practice and interagency cross–reporting.
Connie Bradfield a Principal Prosecutor for the New Zealand Police Prosecution Service. She will speak to her experience of both animal abuse and domestic violence prosecutions.
CPD: 1.5 hours
Tickets can be purchased at https://www.eventbrite.co.nz/e/animal-abuse-and-domestic-violence-a-panel-event-tickets-45926903605
This is the postponed event that was intended to run last year. The same event in Wellington will be announced very soon!